Project Description

Pirate Area, masterplanning and design

Djurs Sommerland, 2017

The partnership with Djurs Sommerland, a theme park located in Denmark, started back in 2014 with a multiple year master plan for the complete park. The master plan focused on the optimalization for guests, from the overall experience in terms of visitor flow all the way to the themes of the areas. Since then, a many steps of the master plan have been realised, including the development of the Wild Asia, Bondesgardsland, and the Pirate area. For this area Leisure Expert Group designed and developed a new attraction and a new restaurant.

Services
Masterplanning and Concept Development
  • Phasing

  • Floorplan

  • Storyline

  • Ride selection

Concept Design
  • Experience design

  • Artist impressions

  • Volume study

  • Brand identity

Schematic Design
  • Elevations

  • Dimensioning

  • Materialization & Color Coding

  • AV Design

Detailed Design
  • Operation specification

  • Facility integration

  • Signage and wayfinding

  • Printfiles

Art Direction
  • Off-site art direction

  • On-site art direction

Birdseye view design of the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland

Søulken

Søulken is the new attraction that has been added to the area, completely in line with the area’s theme. Guests can step aboard on a seaship to see if they have sea legs to become a real pirate. For the development of this attraction, we have been responsible for the design all the way up to the art-direction.

Artist impression of the restaurant at the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland
Process pictures of the construction at the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland
Process photos of the construction at the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland
The restaurant at the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland
3D design of the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland

The pirates restaurant

As in line with the theme, this new restaurant is not an ordinary restraurant, but a pirates restaurant. The building of the restaurant has been taken over, which is now equipted with look-out platforms, cannons, a mermaid figure other items the pirates have brought it. Also in this project, we have been responsible for the complete process, from design to art-direction.

Attraction design of Søulken at the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland
The søulken attraction at the Pirates area at Djurs Sommerland

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